Monday, February 4, 2013

 

Albums Released This Week (February 4 - 10)

Here's a sampling of the BEST music ever made! - great albums from the 60s, 70s and 80s rock and pop which were released this week (and some related albums of note):

Feb 04
The Strawbs ------ Grave New World ► Prog. Rock >> 1972
Elvis Presley ------ Aloha From Hawaii: Via Satellite ► Contemporary Adult Pop-Rock >> 1973
Fleetwood Mac ------ Rumours ► Pop-Rock >> 1977
The Buggles ------ The Age Of Plastic ► New Wave Power Pop >> 1980
The Ramones ------ End Of The Century ► Punk-Rock >> 1980
Echo & The Bunnymen ------ Porcupine ► Post-Punk >> 1983
Widespread Panic ------ Space Wrangler ► Southern Rock >> 1988
Bob Marley & The Wailers ------ Talkin' Blues ► Roots Reggae >> 1991
Alice In Chains ------ Sap ► Heavy Metal/Grunge Metal >> 1992
Tony Bennett ------ Tony Bennett On Holiday ► Easy Listening >> 1997
Silverchair ------ Freak Show ► Grunge Rock >> 1997

Feb 05
Barclay James Harvest ------ Once Again ► Prog Rock >> 1971
Minnie Riperton ------ Stay In Love ► Soul-Pop >> 1977
The Bee Gees ------ Spirits Having Flown ► Disco >> 1979
The Cure ------ Boys Don't Cry ► Post-Punk >> 1980
Queen ------ Innuendo ► Glam Rock >> 1991
Nirvana ------ Hormoaning ► Grunge >> 1992
Deep Purple ------ Purpendicular ► Hard Rock >> 1996
Belinda Carlisle ------ Voila ► Pop-Rock >> 2007

Feb 06
The Byrds ------ Younger Than Yesterday ► Country-Rock >> 1967
Jefferson Starship ------ Earth ► Arena Rock >> 1978
Simple Minds ------ Sparkle In The Rain ► New Wave Alt. Pop >> 1984
Violent Femmes ------ The Blind Leading The Naked ► New Wave Post-Punk >> 1986
Bob Dylan & The Grateful Dead ------ Dylan & The Dead ► Folk-Rock >> 1989
Adam Ant ------ Manners & Physique ► New Wave Pop-Rock >> 1990
The Pastels ------ Mobile Safari ► Indie Pop-Rock >> 1995
Jeff Beck ------ You Had It Coming ► Instrumental Rock >> 2001

Feb 07
The Four Seasons ------ Born To Wander ► Pop-Rock >> 1964
The James Gang ------ Jesse Come Home ► Blues-Rock >> 1976
Iggy Pop ------ Soldier ► Punk-Rock >> 1980
Rush ------ Moving Pictures ► Arena Rock >> 1981
Earth, Wind & Fire ------ Powerlight ► Soul-Funk >> 1983
Alan Parsons Project ------ Ammonia Avenue ► Prog Rock >> 1984
Roy Orbison ------ Mystery Girl ► Pop-Rock >> 1989
The Mighty Mighty Bosstones ------ More Noise And Other Disturbances ► Ska-Metal >> 1992
Cake ------ Motorcade Of Generosity ► Alt Rock/College Rock >> 1994
The Melvins ------ Crybaby, The ► Heavy Metal/Sludge Metal >> 2000
Ray Davies ------ Other People's Lives ► Pop-Rock >> 2006
Jack Johnson ------ Sing-Alongs And Lullabies For The Film Curious George [Sndtrk] ► AA Folk-Rock >> 2006
Van Halen ------ A Different Kind Of Truth ► Hard Rock >> 2012

t; 2012

Feb 08
Manfred Mann ------ The Five Faces Of Manfred Mann ► Blues-Rock >> 1965
Jimmy Smith ------ Root Down ► Jazz-Rock Fusion >> 1972
Peter Hammill ------ The Silent Corner And The Empty Stage ► Prog Rock >> 1974
Television ------ Marquee Moon ► Punk-Rock >> 1977
Poison ------ Native Tongue ► Heavy Metal/Hair Metal >> 1993
Black Sabbath ------ Cross Purposes ► Hard Rock >> 1994
Richard Marx ------ Paid Vacation ► Adult Contemporary Pop-Rock >> 1994
Stratovarius ------ Fourth Dimension ► Heavy Metal/Power Metal >> 1995
Edguy ------ Kingdom Of Madness ► Heavy Metal/Power Metal >> 1997
3 Doors Down ------ The Better Life ► Post-Grunge Alt Metal >> 2000
Asia ------ Live At The Town & Country Club ► Prog Rock >> 2000
Joni Mitchell ------ Both Sides Now ► Folk-Rock >> 2000
Steps ------ Step One ► Britpop >> 2000
Massive Attack ------ Heligoland ► Trip-Hop >> 2010

Feb 09
The Mothers Of Invention ------ Burnt Weeny Sandwich ► Art Rock >> 1970
ZZ Top ------ Tejas ► Blues-Rock >> 1977
Phil Collins ------ Face Value ► Pop-Rock >> 1981
The Highwaymen ------ Highwayman 2 ► Outlaw Country >> 1990
Deacon Blue ------ Fellow Hoodlums [UK] ► Alt. Pop-Rock >> 1991
Dinosaur Jr. ------ Where You Been ► Alt. Rock >> 1993
Mick Jagger ------ Wandering Spirit ► Adult Contemporary >> 1993
Stratovarius ------ Dreamspace ► Heavy Metal/Power Metal >> 1994
Bad Manners ------ Rare & Fatty ► Ska Revival >> 1999
Elvis Presley ------ Sunrise ► Rock n Roll >> 1999
Bad Company ------ Hard Rock Live ► Hard Rock >> 2010

Feb 10
Dionne Warwick ------ Presenting Dionne Warwick ► Pop-Soul >> 1963
The Troggs ------ Trogglodynamite ► Garage Rock >> 1967
Buffalo Springfield ------ Retrospective: The Best Of Buffalo Springfield ► Folk-Rock >> 1969
John Cale ------ Church Of Anthrax ► Art Rock >> 1971
Carole King ------ Tapestry ► Female Vocalist >> 1971
Diana Ross ------ Diana Ross ► Soul - Motown >> 1976
Judas Priest ------ Stained Class ► Heavy Metal >> 1978
Dusty Springfield ------ It Begins Again ► Pop-Rock >> 1978
Van Halen ------ Van Halen ► Hard Rock >> 1978
John Lennon ------ Live In New York City ► Pop-Rock >> 1986
Manic Street Preachers ------ Generation Terrorists ► Hard Rock >> 1992
Wet Wet Wet ------ High On The Happy Side ► Blue-Eyed Soul >> 1992
Blur ------ Blur ► Alt Pop-Rock/Britpop >> 1997
Yngwie Malmsteen ------ Facing The Animal ► Heavy Metal >> 1998
Gary Numan ------ Exile ► Industrial Rock >> 1998
Massive Attack ------ 100th Window ► Trip-Hop >> 2003
Melissa Etheridge ------ Lucky ► Roots Rock >> 2004

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